Creston California

Creston News   May 11, 2018





the above photo was taken around 2007. The store changed owners in February of 2014 and then, again, on January 1st of 2016, with a few familiar faces behind the counter ! Excellent food and friendly service, plus a mini-market.  They have on hand some delicious cookies, and brownies (baked in house) ::::  check out the counter ! They also bake Pizza to order. I have had it and it is very tasty!

Creston Area  Calendar of Events

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SAVE  THESE  DATES ::    June 2nd  Pool-ooza  Party at the Long Branch Saloon  4 PM
                                           June  9th    Bingo Burger Bash at the Community Garden
    Details will be posted as I get them !

 NEWSFLASH ::   I was just outside near to the Creston Market ( it is nearly 4 PM ) and heard a Live Band warming up. I wonder if their Friday night BarBQ will have some music tonight? If you have not yet taken advantage of their fabulous Friday evening Bar B Q  - you really need to partake - very tender, well prepared meats and beans and salad and bread. You can buy extra servings of the meat choices !

NEWSFLASH :: Creston Compost now has retail hours ::  Tuesdays - Saturdays from  10 -3  - for appointments, call Bob at  805-674-7734  or  805-238-7866 !   100% organic blend of aged mushroom compost -  soil lab analysis provided -  $6  per cubic foot  ( 26 quarts ) which is about  1/2 the cost of premium store brands. Purchase by the yard and save another  $47.  Creston Compost is located at  6525 O'Donovan Road ! 

THANK YOU  TO  THE  COUNTY  PUBLIC  WORKS DEPARTMENT  and Debbie Arnold's office FOR  the beautiful job grading and resurfacing nearly ALL of our downtown streets  and  smoothing the transitions from the unpaved streets to the paved streets !   THANK YOU TO  ALL THE RESIDENTS  WHO  CONTACTED  DEBBIE  ARNOLD  REQUESTING THAT  THIS  WORK  BE DONE  !    - please thank Debbie if you can !

The Creston Advisory Body meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month inside the Church Sanctuary. Check out their web site for details  ( see my Links / Contacts page ) and the Bulletin Board for the Agenda that is posted 3 days before their meeting. The agenda is also posted inside the local Library ! All sorts of reports are given, such as Police, Fire, District 5 - Debbie Arnold, etc. If you have any questions, check out their informative web site - the address is on my Links and Contacts page ( see button above ).

CHECK  OUT  THE   FIRST  FRIDAY  WINE TASTING EVENTS -  LOCAL  - BY VISITING :::  Furthermore,  SAVE  the date :: March 3rd - Saturday --  New Olive Oil Release and Spring Party !  Bring your friends - noon  - 5  PM  located right here in Creston at  4625 La Panza Road.  You will not be disappointed !

Third Wednesday of each month -- May 21st :::CAB meeting - Creston Advisory Body - 7 Pm - inside the Community Church located along O'Donovan, across from our Elementary School. An agenda will be posted outside the Post Office on the Bulletin Board and also inside the Library.

  Thursday  April  26th  -  seeds program at the Library !  Call Cookie for details :   237-3010.

Monday  May 7th  7 PM   Creston Women's Club meeting in the Mobile Home next to the Community Center  ::  new members and guests are always welcome. I have a contact phone # on my Links/Contacts page for more info. This is the ladies group that hosted the April 7th Spaghetti Feed in conjunction with the Wildflower Bike Ride and will be hosting the Annual Bingo Burger Bash in June. Proceeds benefit scholarships for locals as well as other worthy causes.

   The local Friends of the Creston Library meets at  11 am on the Second Thursday each month. Lots of exciting activities at the Library ! the backyard project has made some progress in the last two years: a healthy, flowering Locust was donated by the Garden Club and installed into the ground by Kay and Paul Kunzler, two very young heirloom lilac bushes were donated by Ann Spencer from her mother plant, and a bushy guava with fuzzy green leaves all year long has been growing nicely. It does not produce flowers or fruit, YET !

     Wednesday  May 21st  - the Creston Advisory Body meets at  7 Pm at the Creston Community Church located along O'Donovan Road across from the Elementary School.  Everyone is invited. More details plus the agenda are on their web site. The agenda is posted both on the Bulletin Board outside the Post Office and inside the local Library, which is across from the School on Adams Street.

   Saturday   June 2nd -  the Creston Community Association will be hosting the annual Pool Fund Dinner Party. Details will be posted as I get them.



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